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UN Says Poor Countries a Dumping Ground for Used Cars

A United Nations report finds millions of substandard cars that pose safety, health and environmental hazards are exported every year from developed countries to developing…

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Sudan: Normalization With Israel Was US Condition But Will Be Beneficial

Sudan’s transitional government said the decision to normalize relations with Israel was a necessary move that will benefit the Sudanese people economically. Speaking to the…

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Zimbabwe Hopes Farming Technique Will End Food Shortages

Zimbabwe is hoping to one day regain its former title as the breadbasket of southern Africa. Millions of farmers are being trained in a United…

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Police Arrest 100 Over Angola Anti-Government Demos

At least 100 people were held following violent weekend anti-government protests in the Angolan capital Luanda, a senior government official announced Sunday. Anti-riot police fired…

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Sudan’s Normalization Deal with Israel Faces Hurdles

Sudan on Friday became the third state to move toward normalizing relations with Israel. But unlike Israel’s recent deal with Abu Dhabi where hotels are…

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US Lawmakers, Activists: Abuse by Nigerian Police Unit Is Global Human Rights Issue

American politicians and civil rights leaders are lending their voices to the protests in Nigeria against abuses by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), a police…

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Roads Blocked in Nigeria in Defiance of President’s Call for Calm

Major roads in Lagos, Nigeria were blocked Friday by groups of people armed with knives and sticks, many of whom were angered by the president’s…

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Rights Groups Condemn Shooting of ‘End SARS’ Protesters in Lagos

Protesters in Lagos, Nigeria, have accused the military of opening fire on them Tuesday as they defied a curfew to demand an end to police…

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